Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 124 142
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 18 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.87% 0.88% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 2.50% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 13
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £34,802 £41,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £57,500 £58,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 738 719 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.81% 35.19% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 611 658 901
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Wales

Middleware
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware in Wales.

Salary trend for Middleware in Wales

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Wales over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Wales

Middleware
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 16 £43,500 +2.35% 3
West Wales +13 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Middleware
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (27.78%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Gatling
6 5 (27.78%) Rational Team Concert
6 5 (27.78%) Rational Quality Manager
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 5 (27.78%) HTTP
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) JMeter
7 4 (22.22%) Serverless
7 4 (22.22%) Open Source
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
1 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Anypoint
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Serverless
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Apigee
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.11%) Redis
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Gatling
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) JMeter
2 5 (27.78%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (27.78%) Rational Quality Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Middleware Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SOA Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) CGI
4 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) JMS
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) OAuth
4 1 (5.56%) SAML
4 1 (5.56%) SPNEGO
4 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (11.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) SOA
2 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) CAD
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Physics
5 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Java 8
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Mashery
4 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk